London, South Kensington
14 June 2001
A Staffordshire figure of the Prince of Wales
wearing short jacket, waistcoat and trousers, modelled standing with his right hand resting on a draped pedestal, stroking the head of a dog beside him with his left hand, on shaped oval gilt titled base, circa 1862 (glaze chip to reverse, light rubbing to gilding) -- 37cm. high
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Cf. P.D. Gordon Pugh, Staffordshire Portrait Figures of the Victorian Era (1970), p. A153, fig. 186.
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